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The Dangers Of Chinese Controlled Data

Opinion The Dangers Of Chinese Controlled Data U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- As American gun owners well know, attacks on our freedoms come in many forms, so it is good to stay updated on emerging threats. Internet freedom is something that most Americans take for granted. We assume everyone around the globe can access any site they want to read, but that isn't the case in countries like China. This restriction could one day directly affect your access to freedom life websites like AmmoLand News....
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Twitter, Europe, Sweden, Guns, US Government, China, Nokia, US, Vodafone, Darpa, Finland, Vpn, Freedom Of Speech


Gun Nuts Guide To Privacy & Safety: Encryption, Virus & Spyware Protection – Part 3

Opinion Firefox Private Mode U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-In part 2 of AmmoLand's guide to Privacy, we took a look at VPNs, DNS servers, and password managers. In this part of the guide we will be discussing how to protect your privacy on your computer and your internet-enabled devices. Although these techniques will not keep you totally safe, they do go a long way in protecting your privacy. What most people do not know is that every time you go to a website your device downloads all text and pi...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Europe, Guns, Microsoft, Israel, US, Ransomware, Kaspersky, Vpn, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, McAfee, John Crump, Bitdefender


LNC Partners invests in Terra Dotta

Chapel Hill, North Carolina-based LNC Partners has made an investment in Terra Dotta, a provider of higher education travel risk management, study abroad and international programs management solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (PRWEB) MAY 16, 2019 Terra Dotta, the trusted leader in higher education travel risk management, study abroad and international programs management solutions, today announced that it has received additional growth capital from LNC...
Tags: Trends, Tech, LNC, Northern Virginia, Chapel Hill North Carolina, PE Deals, PRWEB, LNC Partners, Terra Dotta, Robert Monk, Brandon Lee CEO of Terra Dotta, Terra Dotta Terra Dotta


Kamala Harris Vows to Ban AR-15s and Importing of Certain Firearms

Kamala Harris NASHUA, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)-As reported on by AmmoLand, Kamala Harris has vowed to use executive action to expand background checks if elected President over Donald Trump, but the candidate went even further promising to use executive action to ban AR-15s and ban the import of certain semi-automatic guns. At a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Harris said she plans to take executive action if Congress doesn't pass gun control and enact an “assault weapons” ban within her first 1...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Congress, California, Senate, New Hampshire, Gun Control, John, Las Vegas, Houston, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Nra, Lee, Feinstein


What Makes a Good Interaction Between Divided Groups?

In February, Michigan Democratic congresswoman Rashida Tlaib—a Palestinian-American who has argued American policy is too tilted towards Israel—met with two Democrats who disagreed with her: New York’s Josh Gottheimer and Virginia’s Elaine Luria. 
They aimed to build bridges—but the meeting soon turned contentious, as Gottheimer took the opportunity to object to certain statements Tlaib had made about the conflict, even bringing with him a binder full of remarks she had made. “He was using a ...
Tags: New York, Parenting, Congress, White House, Boston, Virginia, Israel, America, Los Angeles, West Virginia, Harvard, Maine, United Kingdom, Bill Clinton, Middle East, Muslim


SB Tactical SBA3 Pistol Stabilizing Brace – Review

SB Tactical SBA3 Pistol Stabilizing Brace – Review U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- SB Tactical makes stabilizing braces for shooters to use on AR-15 pistols, AK pistol, shotguns, and other types of firearms. Although SB Tactical designed these braces to be strapped the shooter's arm, a lot of people shoulder these braces now that the ATF has given the OK. The government requires citizens to pay a $200 fee for a tax stamp to own a rifle with a barrel less than 16 inches or a shotgun with a barrel les...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Gear, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, ATF, SBR, MFT, TAC, SOCOM, SBL, John Crump, Firearm News, SB Tactical, Veritas Firearms LLC


Cleaning Out Our Own Closets This Ramadan: Bigotry

Before Muslims take a stand against xenophobia in the U.S., we really need to eradicate it from our own community. There. I said it. There is no nice way to put it. Muslims can be very intolerant of those outside their circles, particularly our Latino neighbors. How do I know? I am a Latina who came into Islam almost two decades ago, and I have experienced my fair share of stereotypes, prejudice, and just outright ignorance coming from my very own Muslim brethren. And I am not alone. My own fami...
Tags: Mexico, Religion, US, America, Spain, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Islam, Muslim, Fox News, South America, El Salvador, Donald Trump, Columbus, Caribbean


Tech giants get antsy in Northern Virginia: Give us renewable power, there's a planet to save... and PR to harvest

Nobody likes monopolies Northern Virginia is the most important data centre market on the planet, with more than a gigawatt of colocation capacity, and even more servers hidden in cloud data centres.…
Tags: Software, Northern Virginia


Speaking With Piper Smith, The Founder & Director of Armed Equality

Armed Equality is the largest LGBT gun rights group in the country. Smith founded the group after the terrorist attack at the Pulse Nightclub. USA – Piper Smith, is the founder and director of Armed Equality. Armed Equality is the largest LGBT gun rights group in the country. Smith founded the group after the terrorist attack at the Pulse Nightclub. On June 12, 2016, an Islamic extremist who had a hatred for gay people, entered the club and killed 49 people. The terrorist thought that being ...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Guns, Congress, California, US, Bbc, San Diego, PAC, John, Smith, San Diego County, Piper, Nra, National Rifle Association, Northern Virginia


Students Walk Out of Vigil For Fallen Student Over Anti-gun Message.

Frustrated, crying and angry, #STEMschool shooting victims hold an impromptu vigil in the rain Wednesday after leaving a gun-control vigil they felt inappropriately politicized their trauma. (They asked that I not photograph their faces close up, and I respected their wishes.) pic.twitter.com/cksRXGtYQA — Trevor Hughes (@TrevorHughes) May 9, 2019 Highlands Ranch, Colorado –-(Ammoland.com)- On Wednesday, students of STEM School Highlands Ranch in Colorado walked out of a vigil for student he...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, Colorado, Ronald Reagan, John, Rahm Emanuel, Nra, Northern Virginia, Castillo, Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Michael Bennet, John Crump, James Brady, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News


Students Walk Out of Vigil For Fallen Student Over Anti-Gun Message ~ VIDEO

Highlands Ranch, Colorado –-(Ammoland.com)- On Wednesday, students of STEM School Highlands Ranch in Colorado walked out of a vigil for student hero Kendrick Castillo. Two students tried to pull off a mass shooting at the Colorado high school. One of the would-be murderers pulled out a gun in a British literature class during a screening of the “Princess Bride.” Fallen Hero, Kendrick Castillo Castillo would not sit there and do nothing as his friends were in danger. When most people would...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Congress, Colorado, Ronald Reagan, John, Rahm Emanuel, Nra, Northern Virginia, Castillo, Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Michael Bennet, John Crump, James Brady, Gun Rights News, Brady Campaign


AmmoLand Interview With Country Music Star, Brodie Stewart ~ VIDEO

John Crump interviews country star, Brodie Stewart on the making of his brand new record album Born American. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-At first glance, Brodie Stewart background wouldn't lend itself to turning him into a country music star. Brodie grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. That doesn't mean he wasn't a cowboy at heart. With a love of rodeo and music, he embraced country music, but country music wasn't his first foray into the music business. Brodie was initially the lead singer of...
Tags: Facebook, Country Music, Mississippi, Guns, California, US, Pentagon, John, Bay Area, San Francisco Bay Area, Nra, Mark, Miramar, Northern Virginia, My dad, Brodie


After Black-Listing AmmoLand News, Poynter Removes Hit List Of Right-Wing Sites

Opinion Editors Note: Everywhere we turn AmmoLand News is blocked, shadow-banned and deleted. Big social media and biassed search engines continue to block the reach of AmmoLand News. Only the support and sharing of our news by our patriotic readers can help stop them from shutting down our message. Be certain and make sure everyone you know is subscribed to our daily emails and every day share our articles everywhere you can and help spread positive pro-freedom news. After Black-Listing Amm...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Washington, US, Tony Blair, Muslim, John, Msnbc, Nra, Mother Jones, Allen, Northern Virginia, SPLC, Ben Shapiro, McInnes, Nawaz


Rock Island Armory Imports New VRBP-100-A Semi-Automatic Bullpup Shotgun

Rock Island Armory Imports New VRBP-100-A Semi-Automatic Bullpup Shotgun U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-The VRBP-100-A is Rock Island Armory Imports’ latest entry into the bullpup shotgun market. Unlike most Rock Island Armory guns that they produce in the Philippines, RIA imports the VRBP-100-A from Turkey. Derya Arms is the actual producers of the shotgun. In Turkey, they sell it under the name of the Derya Bullpup N-100. In fact, the first time I saw the VRBP-100-A was at SHOT Show in 2018. At th...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Turkey, Philippines, John, Winchester, Nra, Fiocchi, Northern Virginia, RIA, Remington, Rock Island, Iwi, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Rock Island Armory


Crime Report for Indianapolis after NRAAM Rolls Through Town

NRA-ILA LEADERSHIP FORUM – Friday, April 26, 12-3 p.m.* – Lucas Oil Stadium Indianapolis, IN –-(Ammoland.com)- This past weekend members of the National Rifle Association met in Indianapolis for the NRA Annual Meeting. According to a lot of left-wing politicians and media outlets, the NRA is a terrorist organization and is responsible for mass shootings across the country. In fact, during the CNN Town Hall after the Parkland shooting, NRA personality Dana Loesch was told she had blood on her ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, America, Indianapolis, John, Trump, Nra, Cnn Town Hall, National Rifle Association, Northern Virginia, Dana Loesch, Loesch, Ammoland, John Crump, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News


Amazon announces its Virginia headquarters will hire its first employees while taking a subtle jab at the New York HQ2 debacle (AMZN)

Amazon announced its first job openings for its Northern Virginia headquarters, called HQ2. In a blog post, Amazon noted that the headquarters was "ahead of schedule" and that the company had already leased temporary space in the area.  It said this was possible due to "a warm welcome from the community and the strong support from state and local government." This stands in contrast to Amazon's attempt to come to New York, which was met with resistance from the local community and politicians....
Tags: Amazon, New York, Virginia, New York City, Trends, Williams, Costco, Northern Virginia, Long Island City, AMZN, Ardine Williams, Long Island City Queens Amazon


JM4 Tactical Quick Click & Carry Holsters – Review

JM4 Tactical Quick Click & Carry Holsters – Review U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-Almost all the holsters I have used for concealed carrying handguns have been Kydex or injection molded. The majority of CHP holders use a Kydex holster. I recently switched to using an injection molded holster because they are more pliable than Kydex and therefore more comfortable to me. My friend Bob refuses to use Kydex. He swears on the advantages of leather. I have always chalked it up to Bob being in his 70s. I f...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, US, Fbi, Gear, John, Bob, CHP, Nra, Northern Virginia, Kydex, John Crump, Shooting Industry News, Veritas Firearms LLC, John Crump John, JM4 Tactical


Northern Virginia cements spot as bit barn capital of the world with jigawatt capacity

That’s a lot of servers Northern Virginia – the bit barn capital of the world, the beating heart of our digital universe – has become the first regional market to reach 1,000MW of wholesale colocation capacity, according to real estate specialist CBRE.…
Tags: Software, Northern Virginia


USSCA Reaffirms It Stance Against Red Flag Laws ~ VIDEO

USSCA Reaffirms It Stance Against Red Flag Laws U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-The gun world was once again lit on fire at a miscommunication by the largest concealed carry insurance companies in the country. The USCCA is the leading provider of concealed carry insurance. The purpose of the insurance is to provide legal service in case a gun owner is forced to defend themselves against an attacker. The USCCA will cover all legal bills from criminal and civil prosecution. On Monday morning a USCCA me...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, SCHMIDT, USCCA, John Crump, Gun Rights News, Ammoland TV, Tim Schmidt, Veritas Firearms LLC, John Crump John, ERPO, USSCA, USCCA Legal Defense Foundation


USCCA Reaffirms It Stance Against Red Flag Laws ~ VIDEO

USSCA Reaffirms It Stance Against Red Flag Laws U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-The gun world was once again lit on fire at a miscommunication by the largest concealed carry insurance companies in the country. The USCCA is the leading provider of concealed carry insurance. The purpose of the insurance is to provide legal service in case a gun owner is forced to defend themselves against an attacker. The USCCA will cover all legal bills from criminal and civil prosecution. On Monday morning a USCCA me...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, SCHMIDT, USCCA, John Crump, Gun Rights News, Ammoland TV, Tim Schmidt, Veritas Firearms LLC, John Crump John, ERPO, USSCA, USCCA Legal Defense Foundation


USSCA Reaffirms It Stance Against Red Flag Laws

USSCA Reaffirms It Stance Against Red Flag Laws U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-The gun world was once again lit on fire at a miscommunication by the largest concealed carry insurance companies in the country. The USCCA is the leading provider of concealed carry insurance. The purpose of the insurance is to provide legal service in case a gun owner is forced to defend themselves against an attacker. The USCCA will cover all legal bills from criminal and civil prosecution. On Monday morning a USCCA me...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, John, Nra, Northern Virginia, SCHMIDT, USCCA, John Crump, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Tim Schmidt, Veritas Firearms LLC, John Crump John, ERPO, USSCA, USCCA Legal Defense Foundation


GOA Files Temporary Restraining Order Against Releasing Washington Gun Owners’ Info

Opinion Restraining Order Olympia, Washington –-(Ammoland.com)- Gun Owners of America, today in conjunction with a Pierce County resident, has sued the State of Washington to prevent the personal information of those gun owners that turn in their bump stocks from being released to the public. When the ATF announced, it would be changing the interpretation of a machine to include bump stocks Washington State offered a buyback plan for its residents. Anyone who turned in a bump stock would rec...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Washington, WSP, John, Goa, Washington State, New York State, Sanders, Nra, Northern Virginia, Pratt, John Doe, Washington State Patrol, ATF, Pierce County


Lesson Learned: Get out of your comfort zone, and lather, rinse, repeat

In this weekly column, real estate agents across the nation share stories of the lessons they’ve learned during their time in the industry. This week, it’s Northern Virginia broker Karen Wenner Cooper.
Tags: Radio, Agent, Northern Virginia, Select, Lesson Learned, Christy Murdock Edgar, Karen Wenner Cooper


Conversation with Brian Wrenn of the Wrenn v. District of Columbia Case

A Conversation With Brian Wrenn of the Historic Wrenn v. District of Columbia Case Washington, DC –-(Ammoland.com)- DC has some of the strictest gun laws in the county. When the courts forced DC to issue concealed handgun permits, DC instituted the most restrictive requirements possible to prevent its citizens from receiving a CHP. The person applying for the permit had to show “good reason” for the need to carry a concealed handgun. According to the DC government, self-defense was not a good...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Supreme Court, US, Urban, United States, Washington Dc, Palmer, Brian, John, Dc, District Of Columbia, Joe, Mcdonnell, Nra, Northern Virginia


Outdoor Updates: Opposition of Trump’s move to limit federal authority under the Clean Water Act

15 attorneys general speak out in opposition of Trump’s move to limit federal authority under the Clean Water Act Attorneys general from 14 states and the District of Columbia have responded to the public comment period opposing the Trump administration’s proposal to roll back a regulation called Waters of the United States. In their comments, the Attorneys general said that the move would end federal oversight of 15 percent of streams and more than half of the wetlands across the country. T...
Tags: New York, News, US, Sport, United States, Pollution, Cycling, Missouri, United Nations, Ohio, District Of Columbia, Political, Trump, Northern Virginia, Cuyahoga River, American Rivers


Robert Mueller Made One Mistake: He Trusted Bill Barr

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/GettyTwo days before the 50th anniversary of Robert Mueller being seriously wounded while leading his platoon against a numerically superior enemy in Vietnam, his latest service to the nation was released in the form of the Special Counsel’s Report.In a morning press conference before the release, Attorney General William Barr seemed to give a friend of three decades his due after two years of lies and slander by our president.“I would also like to thank Spe...
Tags: News, White House, Russia, America, Fbi, Queens, Atlantic City, Vietnam, James Comey, Trump, Donald, Northern Virginia, Oval Office, District, Sterling Virginia, Cohn


Gun Activists Guide To Privacy and Safety: VPNs, DNS, & Password Managers ~ Part Two

Editors Note; We actively use in our day-to-day work all the tool and techniques recommended below. Check out Part-One of this article series. Gun Activists Guide To Privacy and Safety: VPNs, DNS, & Password Managers U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- We know that ISPs (internet service providers) spy on what we do online. They scan packets for content IDs. When a user sends information through the internet, it is broken up into small chunks of data called packets. A content ID is a signature of a pac...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Guns, Social Media, Netflix, United States, Middle East, Silicon Valley, Vpn, John, Prince, Cloudflare, Dashlane, DHCP, Nra


Washington State: Is FOIA Request on Bump Stock Turn-In an Attempt to Dox Gun Owners

Opinion Washington State: Is FOIA Request on Bump Stock Turn-In an Attempt to Dox Gun Owners U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-Someone in Washington State has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to get the names and addresses of residents that have turned in their bump stocks to police to create a publicly searchable database of these former owners. According to reports that were later verified by AmmoLand, The Washington State Patrol sent a letter out informing former bump stock owners ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Washington, WSP, Foia, John, Washington State, New York State, Nra, Northern Virginia, Pratt, Washington State Patrol, Dolan, Holgate, John Crump, Gun Rights News


Land Use Planner at Walsh, Colucci, Lubeley & Walsh in Arlington, VA

Walsh, Colucci, Lubeley & Walsh, P.C., a Northern Virginia commercial real estate law firm, seeks a Land Use Planner for our Leesburg office. The planner’s job will entail collaborating with attorneys of the firm on researching, filing, and processing entitlement applications before local jurisdictions. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of and experience with land use entitlement processes, preferably in Northern Virginia. Other requirements include:
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NRA Sues NRATV Production Company, Ackerman McQueen

Opinion NRA Sues NRATV Production Company, Ackerman McQueen Alexandria, Virginia –-(Ammoland.com)-The National Rifle Association has filed a lawsuit against their longtime marketing agency, Ackerman McQueen. Ackerman McQueen has been the go-to marketing team for the NRA’s media wing for the past 30 years. Ackerman McQueen produces all the programming for NRATV. All NRA personalities are employees of the ad agency and not the NRA. The NRA asked Ackerman McQueen to justify their billing for th...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, Lawsuits, John, Mcqueen, Nra, Brewer, Northern Virginia, Dana Loesch, Ackerman, John Crump, Gun Rights News, Colion Noir, Nratv, Veritas Firearms LLC